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Coffee & Donuts with Doug & Geraldine

Please note: Saturday's Coffee & Donuts has been canceled due to forecast inclement weather. We hope you will join Senator Douglas J.J. Peters & Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith for coffee and donuts in February. Drop by, have some coffee & donuts and talk to Geraldine and Doug about talk to Geraldine and Doug about your issues and concerns. Details on February dates and locations here.


ACA National Day of Action

Join us on Sunday, January 15, at 2pm (doors open at 1:30) for a National Day of Action Rally at Bowie State University to save healthcare and support the continuing fight for progress. Details here.


Development Near Sacred Heart

I am opposed to development near Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Route 450 in Bowie, and I've recently submitted a bill for consideration by the General Assembly that would forestall any county action on the zoning change request until a new Bowie vicinity master plan is completed and approved. Get the story (via The Capital Gazette) here.


Dear Friends,

It is my privilege to represent the citizens of Legislative District 23A. I try to share news of importance to all of us throughout the year. My newsletters can be found at the links below.

I am always happy to hear from you on state issues of importance to you or to try to lend some assistance if you have encountered a problem or need information on a government program.    You can always call me at 301-858-3101 and my office will get back in touch.  You can also send me an email. If you are seeking information on legislation at the state level, you can obtain a status or watch hearings here.

Again, thank you for the honor of being your Delegate. I love my job and appreciate your vote of confidence.







January 11.

Coffee & Donuts Chat for January 14 canceled due to inclement weather. New dates & locations in February.


January 3.

Coffee & Donuts Chat with Senators Douglas J.J. Peters and Geraldine Valentino-Smith on January 14, 9-11am





November 8.

November 8 is Election Day - Voting Centers and Cheryl Landis for District 5 School Board


November 4.

Enrollment Fair for the Maryland Health Exchange 11/5


October 28.

October Community Newsletter


October 25.

Early Voting Beginning - Cheryl Landis and Ingrid Turner Good for Community


October 17.

Deadline for Voter Registration for 2016 Presidential & Down Ballot Elections


October 4.

Student Safety "Tele-Town Hall"


September 13.

Maryland Public Television to air live Ways to Pay for College Broadcast


September 6.

Community Announcements for September


July 25.

Free Back-to-School Immunization Clinics (Kindergarten - Grade7 or repeating Grade 9)


June 9.

June Community Announcements


May 27.

Memorial Day


May 18.

Community Announcements


May 4.

PGCPS Community Meetings: Understanding the FY2017 Educational Facilities Master Plan


April 18.

Early Voting -- Cheryl Landis for School Board


April 14.

BGE Green Grants Program Opens April 1 for 2016 Applications


April 7.

Free mulch and Prince George's County changes to trash/recycling services


April 5.

Primary Voter Registration Deadline Is Today


March 31.

Prince George's County 'Clean Up Green Up' Semi-Annual Community Clean Up Event


March 18.

Scholarship Information


February 22

MDOT/SHA Pothole Resources for Constituents


February 18

2016 Teen Dating/Domestic Violence Summit


February 9

Opportunity for Job Experience for Individuals ages 18-24 with Personal Experience in the Juvenile Justice System


February 4

Bowie Seeking Resident and Business input for Planning Event Saturday February 13th


January 29

Public Hearings for 2017 Prince George's County Budget


January 21

Storm Warning - Helpful Information


January 19

Beginning of 2016 Session



Complete Delegate Newsletters

Geraldine Valentino-Smith represents District 23A in the Maryland Legislature. The district includes portions of Southern Laurel, Bowie, and Glenn Dale. Click here for a district map.

Authority: Friends of Geraldine Valentino-Smith, Elizabeth Ryan, Treasurer

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